Ho Chi Minh City

Ho Chi Minh City, commonly known as Saigon or by the abbreviations HCMC or HCM, is the largest city in and the former capital of the Republic of Vietnam.
Photo: Clay Gilliland, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Notable Places in the Area

Tourist attraction
is a skyscraper in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. Photo: Ngô Trung, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Tourist attraction
, also publicly known as Reunification Convention Hall, built on the site of the former Norodom Palace, is a landmark in Ho Chi Minh City, . Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Museum
The is a war museum at 28 Vo Van Tan, in District 3, Ho Chi Minh City, . Photo: Prenn, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Town hall
, officially called as Ho Chi Minh City People's Committee Head office was built in 1902–1908 in a French colonial style for the then city of Saigon. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Localities in the Area

Town
Bình Thạnh is a district of Ho Chi Minh City in . Photo: Magicknight94, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Suburb
is a ward of in Ho Chi Minh City, . Photo: Christophe95, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Quarter
Photo: Duong Dang Khoi, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Ho Chi Minh City

Latitude
10.7758° or 10° 46' 33" north
Longitude
106.7018° or 106° 42' 6.3" east
Open Location Code
7P28QPG2+8P
Population
8,190,000
Abbreviation
HCMC
IATA airport code
SGN
United Nations Location Code
VN SGN
Elevation
7 metres (23 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 369486734
Geo­Names ID
1566083
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Also Known As

  • Abkhazian: Ho Chi Minh City
  • Achinese: Kota Ho Chi Minh
  • Afar: Ho Chi Minh City
  • Afrikaans: Ho Chi Minh-stad
  • Akan: Ho Chi Minh City
  • Albanian: Ho-Chi-Minh-Qytet
  • Albanian: Ho Çi Min
  • Albanian: Qyteti Ho Chi Minh
  • Albanian: Qyteti Ho Çi Min
  • Amharic: ሆ ቺ ሚን ከተማ
  • Arabic: Syudad han Ho Chi Minh
  • Arabic: مدينة هو تشي منه
  • Arabic: مدينة هو تشي مينه
  • Aragonese: Ciudat Ho Chi Minh
  • Armenian: Հոշիմին
  • Arpitan: Ho Chi Minh Vela
  • Asturian: Ciudad Ho Chi Minh
  • Asturian: Ciudá Ho Chi Minh
  • Aymara: Ho Chi Min marka
  • Azerbaijani: Hoşimin
  • Bambara: Ho Chi Minh-Ville
  • Banjar: Ho Chi Minh City
  • Bashkir: Хошимин
  • Basque: Ho Chi Minh Hiria
  • Bavarian: Ho-Chi-Minh-Stadt
  • Bavarian: Ho-Chi-Minh-Stod
  • Belarusian: Сайгон
  • Belarusian: Хашымін
  • Bengali: সাইগন
  • Bengali: হো চি মিন শহর
  • Bengali: হো চি মিন সিটি
  • Bislama: Ho Chi Minh City
  • Bosnian: Ho Ši Min Grad
  • Bosnian: Hồ Chí Minh
  • Breton: Kêr Ho-Chi-Minh
  • Buginese: Ho Chi Minh City
  • Bulgarian: Хошимин
  • Burmese: ဟိုချီမင်းစီးတီး
  • Catalan: Ciutat Ho Chi Minh
  • Cebuano: Dakbayan sa Ho Chi Minh
  • Cebuano: Ho Chi Minh City
  • Central Bikol: Ho Chi Minh City
  • Chamorro: Ho Chi Minh
  • Chavacano: Ciudad Ho Chi Minh
  • Chechen: Хошимин
  • Cheyenne: Ho Chi Minh City
  • Chinese: Hồ Chí Minh Chhī
  • Chinese: 嘉定
  • Chinese: 柴棍
  • Chinese: 胡志明城庯
  • Chinese: 胡志明市
  • Chinese: 西貢
  • Chinese: 西贡
  • Chuvash: Хошимин
  • Cornish: Cita Ho Chi Minh
  • Crimean Tatar: Ho Şi Min
  • Croatian: Ho Ši Min
  • Czech: Ho Či Minovo Město
  • Danish: Ho Chi Minh-byen
  • Dimli (individual language): Ho Chi Minh
  • Dutch: Ho Chi Minhstad
  • Dutch: Saigon
  • Eastern Mari: Хошимин
  • Egyptian Arabic: هو تشى مينه
  • English: HCMC
  • English: Ho Chi Minh
  • English: Sai Gon
  • English: Saigon
  • English: Saïgon
  • English: Sài Gòn
  • English: yo mum
  • Esperanto: Ho-Ĉi-Min-urbo
  • Estonian: Hồ Chí Minh
  • Ewe: Ho Chi Minh City
  • Extremaduran: Ciá Ho Chi Minh
  • Faroese: Ho Chi Minh City
  • Fiji Hindi: Ho Chi Minh City
  • Fijian: Ho Chi Minh
  • Fijian: Ho Chi Minh siti
  • Finnish: Hồ Chí Minhin kaupunki
  • French: HCMV
  • French: Hô-Chi-Minh-Ville
  • French: Hô Chi Minh-Ville
  • French: Hô Chi Minh-ville
  • French: Hô Chi Minh Ville
  • French: Saigon
  • French: Saïgon
  • French: Thành phố Hồ Chí Minh
  • Friulian: Citât di Ho Chi Minh
  • Fulah: Ho Chi Minh City
  • Gagauz: Ho Chi Minh City
  • Galician: Cidade Ho Chi Minh
  • Gan Chinese: 胡志明市
  • Ganda: Ho Chi Minh City
  • Georgian: ხოშიმინი
  • Georgian: ჰოშიმინი
  • German: Ho-Chi-Minh-Stadt
  • German: Saigon
  • Greek: Σαϊγκόν
  • Greek: Χο Τσι Μιν
  • Greek: Χο Τσι Μινχ
  • Guarani: Táva Ho Chi Minh
  • Gujarati: હો ચી મિન શહેર
  • Gujarati: હો ચી મિન સિટી
  • Haitian: Hô-Chi-Minh-Vil
  • Hakka Chinese: Hồ Chí Minh Sṳ
  • Hausa: Birnin Ho Chi Minh
  • Hausa: Hồ Chí Minh Sṳ
  • Hawaiian: Hosimin
  • Hebrew: הו צ'י מין סיטי
  • Hindi: हो ची मिन्ह शहर
  • Hungarian: Ho Si Minh-város
  • Hungarian: Prey Nokor
  • Hungarian: Saigon
  • Hungarian: Thành Phố Hồ Chí Minh
  • Icelandic: Ho Chi Minh-borg
  • Ido: Ho Chi Minh urbo
  • Igbo: Ho Chi Minh City
  • Iloko: Ho Chi Minh
  • Indonesian: Kota Hồ Chí Minh
  • Interlingua (International Auxiliary Language Association): Ho Chi Minh Citate
  • Interlingue: Ho Chi Minh Cité
  • Inupiaq: Ho Chi Minh City
  • Irish: Cathair Ho Chi Minh
  • Italian: Ho Chi Minh
  • Italian: Saigon
  • Japanese: サイゴン
  • Japanese: プレイノコール
  • Japanese: ホーチミン
  • Japanese: ホーチミンシティ
  • Japanese: ホーチミン・シティ
  • Japanese: ホーチミン市
  • Japanese: ホー・チ・ミン市
  • Japanese: 城舗胡志明
  • Japanese: 柴棍
  • Japanese: 胡志明市
  • Javanese: Kutha Ho Chi Minh
  • Kabyle: Ho Chi Minh City
  • Kalaallisut: Ho Chi Minh Illoqarfik
  • Kannada: ಹೊ ಚಿ ಮಿನ್ ನಗರ
  • Kara-Kalpak: Ho Chi Minh City
  • Karachay-Balkar: Хошимин
  • Kashubian: Ho Chi Minh City
  • Kazakh: Сайгон
  • Kazakh: Хошимин
  • Khmer: ក្រុងព្រៃនគរ
  • Kikuyu: Ho Chi Minh City
  • Kinyarwanda: Ho Chi Minh
  • Kirghiz: Хошимин
  • Kongo: Ho Chi Minh City
  • Korean: 호찌민
  • Korean: 호찌민 시
  • Korean: 호찌민시
  • Korean: 호치민
  • Kurdish: Ho Chi Minh City
  • Kölsch: Ho Chi Minh-Stadt
  • Ladino: Sivdad Ho Chi Minh
  • Lao: Siudad ti Ho Chi Minh
  • Latgalian: Ho Chi Minh Mīsts
  • Latgalian: Hošimins
  • Latin: Hochiminhopolis
  • Latvian: Hošimina
  • Latvian: Saigona
  • Lezghian: Хошимин
  • Ligurian: Ho Chi Minh Cittæ
  • Limburgan: Ho Chi Minhstad
  • Lingala: Ho Chi Minh Engumba
  • Literary Chinese: 胡志明城庯
  • Lithuanian: Hošiminas
  • Lojban: Ho Chi Minh tcadu
  • Lombard: Cità de Ho Chi Minh
  • Low German: Ho-Chi-Minh-Stadt
  • Low German: Ho Chi Minh-stad
  • Lower Sorbian: Ho Chi Minh město
  • Luxembourgish: Ho-Chi-Minh-Stad
  • Luxembourgish: Ho Chi Minh City
  • Macedo-Romanian: Ho Chi Minh City
  • Macedonian: Хо Ши Мин
  • Malagasy: Hô-Chi-Minh-Ville
  • Malay: Bandar Raya Ho Chi Minh
  • Malayalam: സയ്ഗോൺ
  • Malayalam: ഹോ ചി മിൻ നഗരം
  • Maltese: Ho Chi Minh
  • Manx: Caayr Ho Chi Minh
  • Maori: Ho Chi Minh City
  • Marathi: हो चि मिन्ह शहर
  • Marathi: हो चि मिन्ह सिटी
  • Mazanderani: هوشی مینه سیتی
  • Min Dong Chinese: Hù-cé-mìng-chê
  • Min Dong Chinese: Hù Cé-mìng Chê
  • Min Nan Chinese: Hồ Chí Minh Chhī
  • Min Nan Chinese: Sài Gòn
  • Min Nan Chinese: Ô͘ Chì-bêng Chhī
  • Minangkabau: Koto Ho Chi Minh
  • Mingrelian: ხოშიმინი
  • Mirandese: Ho Chi Minh Cidade
  • Moksha: Хошимин
  • Mongolian: Хо Ши Мин хот
  • Mongolian: Хошимин
  • Narom: Ho Chi Minh Ville
  • Nauru: Ho Chi Minh City
  • Neapolitan: Ho Chi Minh
  • Northern Frisian: Ho Chi Minh-stää
  • Northern Sami: Hồ Chí Minh gávpot
  • Norwegian: Ho Chi Minh-byen
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Ho Chi Minh-byen
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Ho Chi Minh-byen
  • Novial: Ho Chi Minh City
  • Occitan (post 1500): Ho Chi Minh
  • Occitan (post 1500): Hô Chi Minh Vila
  • Old English (ca. 450-1100): Ho Chi Minh Burg
  • Oriya: ସାଇଗନ
  • Ossetian: Хошимин
  • Pampanga: Ho Chi Minh Lakanbalen
  • Pampanga: Lakanbaleng Hồ Chí Minh
  • Panjabi: ਹੋ ਚੀ ਮਿਨ ਸ਼ਹਿਰ
  • Panjabi: ਹੋ ਚੀ ਮਿਨ ਸ਼ਹਿਰ‎
  • Papiamento: Saigon
  • Pedi: Ho Chi Minh City
  • Pennsylvania German: Ho Chi Minh-Schtadt
  • Persian: هوشی‌مین
  • Pfaelzisch: Ho-Chi-Minh-Stadt
  • Pfaelzisch: Ho-Chi Minh-Schdadt
  • Picard: Ho Chi Minh Vile
  • Piemontese: Ho Chi Minh City
  • Pitcairn-Norfolk: Ho Chi Minh City
  • Polish: Ho Chi Minh
  • Polish: Sajgon
  • Portuguese: Cidade Ho Chi Minh
  • Portuguese: Cidade de Ho Chi Minh
  • Quechua: Ho Chi Minh llaqta
  • Romanian: Ho Chi Minh
  • Romanian: Ho Și Min
  • Romansh: Citad Ho Chi Minh
  • Russia Buriat: Хошимин
  • Russian: Сайгон
  • Russian: Хошимин
  • Rusyn: Хошимин
  • Samoan: Ho Chi Minh City
  • Samogitian: Hošėmins
  • Sango: Ho Chi Minh City
  • Santali: ᱦᱳ ᱪᱤ ᱢᱤᱱ ᱥᱤᱴᱤ
  • Sardinian: Ho Chi Minh
  • Saterfriesisch: Ho-Chi-Minh-Stääd
  • Scots: Ho Chi Minh Ceety
  • Scottish Gaelic: Ho Chi Minh
  • Serbian: Ho-Chi-Minh
  • Serbian: Град Хо Ши Мин
  • Serbian: Сајгон
  • Serbian: Хо-Ши-Мин
  • Serbian: Хо Ши Мин
  • Serbian: Хо Ши Мин Град
  • Serbo-Croatian: Ho Chi Minh-Stadt
  • Serbo-Croatian: Ho Chi Minh
  • Serbo-Croatian: Hồ Chí Minh
  • Shona: Guta reHo Chi Minh
  • Sicilian: Ho Chi Minh City
  • Silesian: Ho Chi Minh
  • Sinhala: හෝ චි මින් නගරය
  • Slovak: Hočiminovo Mesto
  • Slovenian: Hošiminh
  • Somali: Ho Chi Minh City
  • South Azerbaijani: هوشی‌مین
  • Southern Sotho: Ho Chi Minh City
  • Spanish: Ciudad Ho Chi Minh
  • Sranan Tongo: Ho Chi Minh City
  • Sundanese: Kota Ho Chi Minh
  • Swahili: Mji wa Ho Chi Minh
  • Swati: Ho Chi Minh City
  • Swedish: Ho Chi Minh-staden
  • Swedish: Ho Chi Minh
  • Swedish: Saigon
  • Swedish: Thành phố Hồ Chí Minh
  • Swiss German: Ho-Chi-Minh-Stadt
  • Tagalog: Lungsod ng Ho Chi Minh
  • Tajik: Хошимин
  • Tajik: Шаҳри Ҳошимин
  • Tajik: Ҳошимин
  • Tamil: ஹோ சி மின் நகரம்
  • Tamil: ஹோ சி மின் ஸிடி
  • Tatar: Хошимин
  • Tatar: Һошимин
  • Telugu: హోచిమిన్ నగరం
  • Telugu: హోచిమిన్ సిటీ
  • Tetum: Ho Chi Minh City
  • Thai: นครโฮจิมินห์
  • Tibetan: ཧོ་ཀྲི་མིན་གྲོང་ཁྱེར།
  • Tok Pisin: Ho Chi Minh City
  • Tosk Albanian: Ho-Chi-Minh-Stadt
  • Tsonga: Ho Chi Minh City
  • Tswana: Ho Chi Minh City
  • Tumbuka: Ho Chi Minh City
  • Turkish: Ho Chi Minh Kenti
  • Turkmen: Ho Şi Miň Şäheri
  • Twi: Ho Chi Minh City
  • Udmurt: Хошимин
  • Uighur: سايگون
  • Ukrainian: Хошимін
  • Upper Sorbian: Ho Chi Minh město
  • Urdu: ہو چی من
  • Urdu: ہو چی من شہر
  • Uzbek: Xoshimin
  • Venetian: Ho Chi Minh City
  • Veps: Hošimin
  • Vietnamese: Hồ Chí Minh
  • Vietnamese: Saigon
  • Vietnamese: Sài Gòn
  • Vietnamese: TPHCM
  • Vietnamese: Thành phố Hồ Chí Minh
  • Vlaams: Ho Chi Minhstad
  • Vlax Romani: Ho Chi Minh City
  • Volapük: Ho Chi Minh
  • Võro: Ho Chi Minh
  • Walloon: Hô Chí Minh Veye
  • Waray (Philippines): Syudad han Ho Chi Minh
  • Welsh: Dinas Ho Chi Minh
  • Western Frisian: Ho Chi Minh stêd
  • Western Frisian: Ho Chi Minhstêd
  • Western Panjabi: ہوچی منہ
  • Western Panjabi: ہوچی منہ شہر
  • Wolof: Ho Chi Minh City
  • Wu Chinese: 胡志明市
  • Yakut: Хошимин
  • Yiddish: הא טשי מין שטאט
  • Yue Chinese: 嘉定
  • Yue Chinese: 胡志明
  • Yue Chinese: 胡志明市
  • Yue Chinese: 西貢
  • Zeeuws: Ho Chi Minh stad
  • Zhuang: Ho Chi Minh Si
  • Zulu: IHochiminh
  • Gia Định
  • Ho-Chi-Minh-urbo
  • Ho Chi Minh-m Iniqpaŋa
  • Tp HCM
  • Çitæ de Ho Chi Minh
  • Āltepētl Ho Chi Minh
  • ទីក្រុងព្រៃនគរ

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